The Breakers Palm Beach is one of the most popular luxury hotels throughout the United States. This resort was built by Henry Flagler as part of the beach side portion of the Royal Poinciana Hotel which faces the Intracostal Waterway. Constructed with “Renaissance Revival” architecture and originally known as The Palm Beach Inn when opened in 1896, the hotel burned down in 1903 and again in 1925.
The current building was originally constructed in 1925 by architectural firm Schultze and Weaver and features 538 rooms, a private beach, four resort style pools, a world class spa, championship golf and tennis facilities, 10 restaurants, 12 shopping boutiques and a private members club.
Located directly on the Atlantic Ocean in the Town of Palm Beach, Florida along South County Road, this stunning luxury resort sits on 140 acres and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The Breakers Palm Beach is a AAA five-diamond rated resort and has maintained that rating since 1996.
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Hotels Amenities at The Breakers Palm Beach
This resort has some of the best amenities that you will find any hotels in South Florida. Amenities and activities include:
The Breakers features four resort pools including an lap pool, a zer0-entry pool suitable for families and an adults only pool. There are 25 luxury bungalows (featuring a wet bar, television, personal safe, seating area and private bathroom with shower) surrounding the hotels resort pools. An ample number of lounge chairs are also available on the patio deck.
The beach club at The Breakers is a great place to relax and watch the waves roll into the shore. There is an attendant that will provide chairs and a beach as well as water sports activities including kayaking, paddle boarding, Hobie Cat and a Catamaran Cruise.
Directly in front of the hotel are natural reef lines at depths of 25, 60, 80 and 100 feet just off the coast. These reefs are home to more than 400 species of marine life and this area is highly regarding among professional SCUBA DIVERS as well as snorkelers.
Oceanfront Fitness Center
Open daily from 6:00 AM to 7:00 PM is the 6,000 square foot oceanfront fitness center. Located above the Beach Club, treadmills and other cardiovascular equipment strategically faces 10-foot windows that overall the pool area and the ocean. In addition to the cardiovascular equipment, there is a wide variety of strength training systems including Technogym’s Kinesis One and Artis Collection.
Complimentary classes are held every week by a trained fitness instruction. There is also large outdoor terrace that is perfect for yoga classes, stretching or stationary cycling.
The one-of-a-kind indoor & outdoor spa at The Breakers is one of the finest on Palm Beach. With 17 treatment rooms and eight salon stations, the Spa provides a variety of treatments including:
- Luxe and innovate facials
- Hair and cosmetics
- Nail care
Additional resort amenities include:
- 10 Har-Tru tennis courts
- 12 boutique shops
- Kids camps
- Holiday events
Location – The Breakers Palm Beach
The Breakers Palm Beach is located in the heart of Palm Beach County and centrally located to just about everything. It will take less than 15 minutes to get to resort from the Palm Beach International Airport and approximately 10 minutes to get to the Palm Beach County Convention Center, depending on traffic.
One South County Road
Palm Beach, Florida 33480
There are several restaurants and retail shops along Royal Poinciana Way just outside the grounds of the resort. While it is possible to walk to these venues, The Breakers is set back from South County Road so it would be a 10-minute walk. Other notable destinations include:
- The Breakers Rees Jones Golf Course: Approximately 20 minutes
- The Kravis Center: Less than 10 minutes
- Worth Avenue: Approximately 5 minutes
- The Gardens Mall: Approximately 20 minutes
- Via Flagler by the Breakers
Worth Avenue is Palm Beach’s primary shopping district. This island landmark destination features a variety of shops & boutiques, galleries and dining experiences. Retailers & restaurants include Tiffany & Co., Chanel, Christie’s, Gucci, Lilly PUlitzer, Louis Vuitton, Piccolo Mondo and Ta-boo’ Restaurant.
Via Flagler by the Breakers is a new collection of boutique shops, restaurants and residences just a short walk from The Breakers resort. Located along Royal Poinciana Way, the current roster of retailers includes the Contessa Gallery, Henry’s Palm Beach (restaurant), Lotus Hair Studio, Main Street by The Breakers (cafe’ and coffee house), Shan and Sisley-Paris.
Dining at The Breakers Palm Beach
From poolside to fine dining, The Breakers has a 10 restaurants, lounges and dining options that will meet the needs of any diners pallet. These venues are as follows:
- Flagler Steakhouse
- Henry’s Palm Beach
- The Italian Restaurant
- The Circle
- The Beach Club Restaurant
- Ocean House
- The Surf Break
- Seafood Bar
- In-Room Dining
Dining at Flagler Steakhouse is a must for any food aficionado. Overlooking the Breakers golf course, Flagler Steakhouse is open for lunch and dinner. This restaurant has one of the finest selection of USDA prime steaks in all of South Florida along with an array of fresh fish, Italian specialties, salads and more.